STAA 568 - Topics Industrial/Organizational Statistics

  • 1 credit

Quality management, process control, reliability, and decision making.

This course can be applied toward:


STAA 553 (Experimental Design or concurrent registration); STAA 561 (Probability with Applications) or STAT 520 (Introduction to Probability Theory) or written consent of instructor. This is a partial-semester course.

Important Information

Tuition includes access to lecture recordings which are available by streamed video. Lecture recordings may also be available by download or on DVD. To determine viewing options, contact the Department of Statistics degree program staff at Visit the Department of Statistics website to learn more about what to do after registration, including creating your eID (if necessary) and accessing your course.

Textbooks and Materials

Visit the Department of Statistics website for textbook information.


Richard D. Schleusener
Richard D. Schleusener

Rick Schleusener has been an instructor in the Statistics Department at CSU for the last two years. He is a consultant specializing in change leadership and analytics where he’s worked with all levels of organizations for over 30 years as a manager, trainer, consultant, and facilitator. Since 2000, Rick has been consulting with public and private organizations focusing primarily on leading Lean Six Sigma tactics and strategies and supporting organizations as they deploy the methodology. His recent efforts have been supporting healthcare organizations embrace evidenced based medicine. Rick has deployed Lean Six Sigma in a wide variety of environments - ranging from Juvenile Corrections to Fortune 20 Oil and Gas companies. He works with executives to put the requisite support structures in place to realize the desired improvements the methodology brings. Prior to his consulting work Rick spent twenty years at Eastman Kodak.